Also referred to as the gateway to Arunachal Pradesh, Pasighat is the oldest town in the state. The town was established by the British in 1911 and at present, it serves as the headquarters of the East Siang district. Positioned at an elevation of 153 meters above the sea level, Pasighat is sited on the banks of the River Siang. As tourism is the main source of income in Pasighat, so, Pasighat holiday packages are very much in demand. For a relaxing vacation, it is an ideal gateway.
Mid-March - end June
June - end September
Annual rainfall -250 cm-325 cm
Late November To Mid-February
The Daying Ering Sanctuary:
The Daying Ering Sanctuary is one of the most popular wildlife parks of the state. Spread over an area of 190 km2, the sanctuary features several wildlife animals. The major part of the area is grassland and wooded areas are comprised of about 15%. It is surrounded by Brahmaputra River creating a picturesque view. One can come across several migratory birds here. This place is a paradise for bird-lovers.
Located 60 km away from Pasighat, Pangin is a beautiful place that enjoys the confluence of River Siyom and River Siang. The place offers splendid views of the green and blue nature. One can come across here variety of medicinal plants and other herbs. For zoologists, this is a great place to enjoy wildlife. Visit this place to satisfy the nature lover in you.
Kekar Monying is a mountain cliff close to Rottung. It is historically significant as Adi put up a strong resistance against the British in 1911.